Victoria is an educational researcher and practitioner, specialising in educational support and methodology of teaching mathematics to low-achieving students. For over 9 years she has been working at Big Change Educational Centre (Moscow) which provides support to looked-after children.

Before joining the DPhil programme, she completed her undergraduate degree in Finance at Financial University in Moscow and then gained a MSc in Psychology of Education from the University of Bristol.

Victoria’s current research focuses on educational issues of care-experienced children and teaching mathematics to students of low achievement and motivation.


Karen Skilling and Gabriel Stylianides